A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Madison ...
The location of Madison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Madison refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Madisonian<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Madison has a population of 688 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Madison.
Madison is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Madison lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Madison: (870)
The ZIP code for Madison: 72359<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Madison had an population of 688 people. This is a decrease of 10.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 30.29% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Madison had a population of 769 people. This makes Madison the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Madison represents 0.03% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 215th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 769 people, the population of Madison decreased 22.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 987 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Madison.
Communities Also Named Madison ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Madison - they are located in Alabama (3), California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Maine, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Madison.
Communities near Madison ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Madison.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Madison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Madison.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Madison. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Madison.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Madison. See our Newspapers Page for Madison.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Madison ...
Looking for more information about Madison? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Madison, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Madison.
Adding Madison to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Madison in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Madison was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Madison on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022